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Michael Lindauer is managing director and global head of private equity at Allianz Capital Partners, the asset manager for alternative investments of the Allianz Group. His team is responsible for investing and managing a global portfolio of commitments in private equity funds and co-investments on behalf of insurance and other clients. Prior to joining Allianz in 2003, Michael held positions at PricewaterhouseCoopers and Yahoo!. He was named one of the Top 40 Under 40 in Private Equity by Financial News in 2013. Michael serves on a number of private equity fund advisory boards. He was a director of Invest Europe, the association representing Europe’s private equity, venture capital, and infrastructure sectors, as well as their investors, from 2013 to 2016. Michael holds a master's degree in business administration from LMU Munich. He lives in Munich, Germany with his wife and three children and is an avid FC Bayern supporter. Michael is a Fellow of the 2018 class of the Finance Leaders Fellowship and a member of the Aspen Global Leadership Network.